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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Friday Crime Blotter: Arrests Made After City Point Shooting, Assault on the Streets of...

DOWNTOWN - Two individuals have been arrested and charged after the shooting death of Carlton Spencer at the City Point Target store on Wednesday night, police announced. After an altercation that began outside made its way...

Recent Affordable Housing Roundup, Part I

All across Brooklyn, major luxury rental developments are rising—and so are rents. Many Community Boards are fighting for higher and higher percentages of affordable housing units in new developments, and though the brass ring...

GOTV! Please Vote Tomorrow!

Election time is here! The General Election will be held tomorrow, November 6. Doors will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. If you are registered and eligible to vote, please do! Find out...

Campaign Finance Board Flubs Parolee Right to Vote Information

The New York City Campaign Finance Board posted regrets Wednesday after not updating their Voter Guide to reflect an executive order restoring the voting rights of some previously incarcerated voters. On page 15 of the 2018...

Aviator Sports Has Your Winter Covered With An Unlimited Monthly Skating Pass

Ice skating has been a winter pastime in New York City since 1858 when the first dedicated rink opened on a lake near 72nd Street in Manhattan. Its popularity has only grown since then. Well,...

Friday Crime Blotter: Two Arrests In Suspicious Summer Death, A Hammer to the Head...

EAST FLATBUSH - A "suspicious death" from the summer has been confirmed as murder and police have two suspects in custody. Annika Cansino, 23, and Alexander Alberda, 21, have both been arrested and charged with...

Toast of Brooklyn 11th Annual Wine & Food Festival

SPONSORED: Join us on November 10th at the 11th Annual Toast Of Brooklyn Wine & Food Festival at 55 Wythe Ave in the heart of Williamsburg, One Brooklyn’s most desirable neighborhoods. This year the festival...

R&B, Classic Rock and Broadway Tunes at the Kings Theatre

SPONSORED: No plans yet for this weekend? No worries, Kings Theatre has you covered. Whether it is R&B, classic rock or Broadway tunes.  There is something for everyone. Kings Theatre also offers the option to...

Prospect Park Alliance hosts the 39th Annual Haunted Walk + Fair

Prospect Park Alliance presents the 39th Annual Haunted Walk + Fair Also enjoy the official Prospect Park Halloween After Party: BKLYN BOO! at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn  SPONSORED – Prospect Park Alliance invites all local ghosts...

Here Are Brooklyn’s “Mega Millions” Alumni – Will You Be Joining Them?

Brooklynites are heading to their local bodegas or liquor stores to pick up a Mega Millions ticket on Tuesday - in hopes of winning the $654 million jackpot — even though the odds are...

Ask a Contractor Series: Three Questions To Ask Your Contractor Before Starting Your...

SPONSORED: Getting a home renovated in NYC is very exciting. But, it is also incredibly complex. To help make sure your renovation is successful and as stress-free as possible, the team at Home Evolutions...

As Multiple Murders Hit Brooklyn Over Weekend, Police Make Arrests, Search for Answers

Four homicides in as many days hit Brooklyn this weekend, stretching from Friday until the early hours of this morning. Arrests have been made in some cases, plus a few from previous homicides, while a...

Life simplified: Click & Shop With Peapod

SPONSORED - For a variety of reasons, getting to the grocery store on a weekly or even bi-weekly basis can be hard. In my case, with two kids under 5, a freelance work-life to...

Wednesday Crime Blotter: Robbed for Sneakers in Sheepshead Bay, An Unprovoked Attack in a...

BROWNSVILLE - A 14-year-old suspect has been identified in the tragic shooting death of 16-year-old Timothy Oyebola in Brownsville in late September. Just before 4:00 pm on Friday, September 22, police arrived at the scene...

Postal Worker And Three Others Indicted For Stealing Checks From Mail

EAST NEW YORK - Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announced on Monday that a postal worker and three co-defendants were charged in connection with a check stealing scheme in which they stole from the...
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